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Title Linking the formal and informal economy : concepts and policies / edited by Basudeb Guha-Khasnobis, Ravi Kanbur, and Elinor Ostrom
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 294 pages)
Series UNU-WIDER studies in development economics
Studies in development economics.
Summary A collection of studies on formality and informality in developing countries, this volume contains contributions from anthropologists, economists, sociologists, and political scientists. It argues for moving beyond the formal-informal dichotomy, and offers information to develop guiding principles for intervention
Notes "The contributions were originally presented at a conference organized in Helsinki in September 2004 by the World Institute for Development Economics Research of the United Nations University (UNU-WIDER) in collaboration with the Expert Group on Development Issues (EGDI) at the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs"--Foreword
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Informal sector (Economics) -- Developing countries -- Congresses.
Informal sector (Economics) -- Government policy -- Developing countries -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Guha-Khasnobis, Basudeb.
Kanbur, S. M. Ravi, 1954-
Ostrom, Elinor.
ISBN 9780191603860 ebook